The role of the artist is to ask questions, not answer them.
I believe in the Bible. I believe that all good things come from God. I don't believe I'd sing the way I do if God hadn't wanted me to.'
Thought, backed by strong desire, has a tendency to transmute itself into its physical equivalent.
The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things.
Tell the audience what you're going to say, say it; then tell them what you've said.
He who will not economize will have to agonize.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Fake it until you make it.
Just because something doesn't do what you planned it to do doesn't mean it's useless.
It is your decisions, and not your conditions, that determine your destiny.
It is easier for a tutor to command than to teach.
If you aim at nothing, you will hit it every time.
When inspiration does not come to me, I go halfway to meet it.
We are trying to prove ourselves wrong as quickly as possible, because only in that way can we find progress.
I've always found the second book in a series is the hardest to write.
I've always thought anyone can make money. Making a life worth living, that's the real test.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend to take care of themselves.
Success comes to those who become success conscious. Failure comes to those who indifferently allow themselves to become failure conscious.
Old Professors never die, they just lose their faculties.
Itís not about what it is, itís about what it can become.
No one ever is defeated until defeat has been accepted as a reality.